Study Finds That Almost Half of Bisexual Women Have Been Raped

Last year it was discovered that bisexual women were more likely to have depression or anxiety than straight women—the head researcher said this was likely due to dealing with the stigma against bisexuals. Now, the first national study that examines abuse rates by womens' self-identified sexual orientation has… » 1/26/13 5:00pm 1/26/13 5:00pm

A Producer Once Tried to Help Julia Louis-Dreyfus By Telling Her Curly…

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is insanely famous and successful—she's the star of the new show Veep which premieres tonight on HBO—and she's managed to do it all in spite of having a huge disadvantage: curly hair. Whaaa? Well, most of us know that curly hair is beautiful, but one asshole of a producer at NBC tried to convince… » 4/22/12 8:55pm 4/22/12 8:55pm

Drag Queens Teach Straight Men How To Hide Their Dicks

May God in her infinite wisdom bless RuPaul's Drag Race. Seriously. It is a service to mankind and a testament to American ingenuity. On last night's episode, the drag queen contestants had to teach straight men — fathers — how to do drag. While heels, wardrobe and makeup were not a problem, tucking was a real… » 4/03/12 4:05pm 4/03/12 4:05pm

Science Unlocks the Key to Gaydar

Gaydar — the ability to be able to tell who's gay just by looking or talking to them — is a "skill" of debatable merit, but many people like to brag about having finely calibrated systems of working out who's gay and who's not. Of course, when pressed, nobody can ever really put their finger on why exactly they sense… » 1/23/12 11:05am 1/23/12 11:05am

5 Lessons Gay Men Can Teach Straight People

Since the dynamics within straight relationships have shifted relatively recently, we're kinda confused about how we're supposed to behave, particularly when it comes to gender roles. After we posted about this week's episode of Mad Men » 8/13/08 2:20pm 8/13/08 2:20pm - in which Don Draper has a sexually charged dominance scene with one woman - and…

Can You Tell If These People Are Gay Or Straight?


Remember that study that found that someone's sexual orientation can often be determined simply by his or her walk? Well, Gawker Media's Richard Blakeley helped us put that gaydar to the test. We filmed a bunch of random people walking, then had them fess up to their sexual preference. Play along and see if you can… » 9/14/07 12:00pm 9/14/07 12:00pm